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Business Briefs – Week of July 3-7

July 12th, 2017

Chamber Editorial: Moret understands the challenges facing rural Virginia Roanoke Times   Virginia Policy New programs prepare veterans for the civilian workforce Virginia Business New laws going into effect July 1 reform fine collection, regulate Airbnb Daily Press   Federal Policy Editorial: Pentagon budget contains good news for Virginia RTD  Trump administration continues clearing the […]


Business Briefs – Week of June 26-30

July 12th, 2017

Chamber Uncertainty doesn’t deter Virginia exporters Virginia Business Magazine For the Record – July 2017 Virginia Business Magazine   Virginia Policy Dozens of new Virginia laws go into effect Saturday. How will they change your life? Pilot Laws Target Drivers, Smokers, Hunters, Mutilators, Scalpers AP Editorial: Should GO Virginia take a more assertive role in […]


Business Briefs – Week of June 19-23

June 26th, 2017

Chamber Barry DuVal: Our ports and rail make international trade a good business for Virginia RTD Virginia Leaders Weigh in on Va. Business Ranking NBC29 (video) Alleghany Highlands Chamber Executive Director Receives Excellence Award Alleghany Journal   Virginia Policy Robert H. Dugger column: Improving data systems can build a stronger Virginia workforce RTD McAuliffe on […]


Business Briefs – Week of June 12-16

June 16th, 2017

Chamber Community mourns loss of its ‘No. 1 ambassador’ Danville Register & Bee What’s News Today: June 16, 2017 WSLS 5 self-made Hispanic immigrant millionaires CNBC  Tribal Tech Among Fastest-Growing Woman-Owned and -Led Companies Indian Country Today   Virginia Policy Virginia ahead of budget forecast, but officials eyeing late deposits RTD McAuliffe backs funding for […]


Business Briefs – Week of June 5-9

June 12th, 2017

Chamber NCI, education a focus at post-legislative luncheon Martinsville Bulletin Regional economic development initiative forms councils around Virginia Virginia Business Business-related legislation Virginia Business Supervisors: Isle of Wight County is good and getting better Daily Press Isle of Wight hosts annual State of the County breakfast Tidewater News Loudoun AET students partner with K2M to […]


Business Briefs – Week of May 22-26

May 30th, 2017

Chamber What will it take to make Virginia number one for business again? Potomac Local Editorial: Our No. 1 challenge Roanoke Times EDITORIAL: Are we willing to take the next step? Martinsville Bulletin Community polls in Virginia help create future economic plans Bristol Herald Courier Poll Finds Virginia, West Virginia and North Carolina Voters Support […]


Business Briefs – Week of May 8-12

May 15th, 2017

Chamber Spotlight On: The Virginia Chamber of Commerce YUR VA (video) Virginia Chamber of Commerce Releases Legislative Report Card VA Chamber Chamber Seeks Local Help in Developing Statewide Economic Development Plan Prince William Living Dominion Energy Promotes Blue, Leopold, Reid to Executive Vice President PR Newswire DIGITALSPEC Honored At 2017 FANTASTIC 50 Awards Banquet Hosted […]


Business Briefs – Week of May 1-5

May 5th, 2017

Chamber County gives input on VA Chamber Blueprint South Hill Enterprise O’Connor Brewing, Axis Global Enterprises among 50 businesses honored by Virginia Chamber Pilot Over 30 NoVA companies receive Fantastic 50 Awards Northern Virginia Magazine Tech companies face growth challenges in Charlottesville CBS19 Virginia Chamber of Commerce Fantastic 50 List Fairfax County EDA Convoke Named […]


Business Briefs – April 24-28

April 28th, 2017

Chamber Canadian Chamber of Commerce CEO visits Richmond Virginia Business Magazine Seven Richmond-area companies named among the state’s 50 fastest-growing private firms RTD Three Loudoun-based companies receive Virginia Chamber ‘Fantastic 50’ award Loudoun Times Stafford’s Darkblade honored for revenue growth Free Lance-Star A calmer pace Virginia Business Magazine A ‘franchise-ish’ approach Virginia Business Magazine A […]


Business Briefs – Week of April 17-21

April 21st, 2017

Chamber  Barry DuVal op ed: Virginia’s future depends on energy Pilot CEO of Virginia Chamber of Commerce Making Sure Southside Included in Economic Development Plan WSLS (Video) Chamber chief talks with local leaders Mecklenburg Sun VEDP President and CEO Stephen Moret comments on his first 100 days in office Times-Virginian Peace seeks return to 97th […]